Before coming to Woodstock, Carolyn taught for three years in Minnesota. Since she has been in District 200, she has taught at Clay, Verda Dierzen, Prairewood, Westwood, and Dean Elementary Schools. Carolyn also co-founded and co-directed the Woodstock Youth Chorale. Additionally, she has served on the faculty of the Master’s of Music Education program at Gordon College in Wenham, Massachusetts.
Currently, Carolyn has a private piano and voice studio that keeps her busy two evenings a week along with running the children’s music program at her church.
Carolyn’s favorite composers are Johann Sebastian Bach and Felix Mendelssohn. Playing most often on her iPod, currently, are Alison, Krauss, Pricsilla Ahn and the Wailin’ Jennys.